Faculty Position – History of the Americas / Social Science (Bard High School Early College Newark)

Bard High School Early College Newark
New Jersey, United States
Salary Not Specified
May 27, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
The Bard Early Colleges, tuition-free, satellite campuses of Bard College operated through partnerships with public school systems, are founded on the belief that many high-school-age students are eager and ready for the intellectual challenges of a college education.

Employer Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/88270
Bard High School Early College (BHSEC) Newark, a partnership between Bard College and the Newark Board of Education (NBOE) in Newark, NJ, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in History of the Americas and/or Social Sciences, beginning September 2021. Candidates from social science fields such as political science, geography, sociology, and anthropology will also be considered, but all candidates must be able to teach part of their course load in history.

Through a tuition-free, credit-bearing college program in the liberal arts and sciences with robust supports, BHSEC schools help high school age students, particularly those at risk of not completing postsecondary education, access, afford, and complete college prepared to contribute to the workforce and civic life. At BHSEC Newark, students have the opportunity to earn up to 60 college credits and an associate in arts (A.A.) degree from Bard College, concurrently with a high school diploma from the Newark Board of Education.

We are seeking educators passionate about their fields of study and committed to advancing equity through rigorous curricula made accessible to students with varied academic preparation. The successful applicant for this position must be committed to teaching classes at both the high school and college levels. Skills in teaching/providing support in the
field of English, are also desirable for this position. In addition, candidates will be expected to participate fully in the life of the school, including student advising, club advising, and committee service. Ph.D. and college teaching experience required; high school teaching experience and/or experience working with youth desirable. Work authorization in the United States required for all BHSEC Newark faculty positions.

Application Instructions
To apply, applicants should upload a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, sample course syllabus, and the names and contact information for three references through by clicking on the “Apply Now” on the Interfolio job application link provided: http://apply.interfolio.com/88270

Expected Start Date: Fall 2021

Inquiries may be directed via email to: Dr. Mini Jayaprakash, Dean of Studies at: mjayaprakash@bhsec.bard.edu .

Review of applications to begin immediately.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, mental, or physical disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, veteran status, or genetic information.
Bard is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for all individuals in employment practices, services, programs, and activities.


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